The Auka perspective

News, insights about the digitisation of payments, announcements and more.


October 24, 2018

Auka launches Settle – Europe’s mobile payments app

Auka is thrilled to share our latest product development - Settle - a beautiful, smart and intuitive mobile payments app designed for Europe.
October 23, 2018

Auka joins the UPRISE!

Auka through to grand finale at UPRISE Festival in Dublin after winning the fintech category pitch round.
October 23, 2018

EBA workshop: recommendations on cloud outsourcing

Daniel Döderlein was invited to sit on a panel at the European Banking Authority's HQ in London today to discuss the regulatory developments on the adoption of cloud within the financial services industry.
October 23, 2018

Term-inate and Oslo’s first Legal Hackathon

Oslo's first legal hackathon took place in late September. Auka's head of legal, Natalia, was on the team that took the top prize! Read more about their solution and her experience.
September 24, 2018

Staff profile: David Zacks, Head of Compliance

A belated welcome and introduction to a key part of the team!
September 3, 2018

Compliance departments: how do you measure success?

Until recently, the success of a compliance program has typically been measured by the number of alerts, referrals and investigations checked off and completed. But this doesn’t answer the question that all top management is bound to have.
August 31, 2018

Why Google is now ready to “own” the success of Tez

When Google launched Tez in the Indian market, less than a year ago, I spoke about them doing so as an experiment and warned European banks to watch carefully. This week, Google announced they were re-branding the wildly successful mobile payments app.